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Celebrate Armed Forces Days with a Tour of Military Museums

After a long winter and April showers, flowers are nice … but I’m declaring May the official visit-a-military-museum month. After all, Armed Forces Day is May 20 and we have fantastic museums around Missouri dedicated to our men and women in uniform, past and present. The Civil War is well-represented in the Show-Me State with a trio of stops: The …

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Eyes on the Skies: 2017 Missouri Airshows

As spring settles in, everyone heads outdoors for their favorite sports and hobbies. For some, they feel the call of the ballpark. For others, they need to get some dirt under their fingernails getting the garden growing. For me, I feel a need – a need for speed! And yes, that’s an homage to Top Gun, because it’s air show …

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School Buses and Airplanes

My two-year-old has been asking to ride a school bus since he was able to say the words. This weekend he will finally get to do just that. We are going to attend, weather permitting, the Salute to Veteran’s Air Show at the Columbia Regional Airport in Columbia, Mo. I have attended this show many years in the past and …

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